The Adventure Seeker Amazon Tour:
4 Days / 3 Nights

For The Ultimate Adventurer

A trip to the Amazon is an adventure to be savored. The vast expense of the Amazon rainforest and river in the Peruvian jungle provide plenty of ground for the adventurer in all of us. The Adventure Seeker designed by Grand Amazon Tours for travelers who want more time to explore more lakes and more trails and see more wildlife and flora, as well as do more activities, like fishing or swimming in the amazon river with dolphins near by, or go fishing, or visiting an Amazonian village. Throuout your tour, you will be assigned a private, experienced, bilingual guide who will make sure you are taken care of. Your personal guide may adjast your activities based on your interest and ability, always making sure you are having a good time and enjoying the journey. The itinerary below is customizable with your private guide. 

Day 1 - Jump into Adventure

  • Arrival – Flight arrival between 6:00 am and 3:00 pm for pick up at Iquitos airport, or at 10:00am from your Iquitos Hotel by one of our friendly and experienced guides that is dedicated to you and will modify the itinerary to your ability and interests.
  • Scenic Drive for an hour and a half down the Iquitos-Nauta Caretera in a private van, passing by small villages and luscious Amazon Rainforest habitat along the way
  • Dock our Private Boat from San Joaquin de Amaguas and travel down The Amazon River for an hour to reach our lodge
  • Arrive at Grand Amazon Lodge and be welcomed to the lodge by a local jungle fruit juice while being shown your private bungalow. (Depending on time, lunch may be served during your trip or after at the lodge.)
  • Afternoon Boat Ride to Muena and Sapote Lakes, full of large trees, sometimes dolphins, and a lot of wildlife along the edges. Sapote lake is one of the largest lakes and aids in dragon fish breeding.
  • Your first Dinner at the lodge, cooked by our awesome chef
  • Night Hiking Excursion to see nocturnal animals such as caimans, bats, frogs, or maybe even a pygmy owl
  • Restful Sleep to recover from your flight in and adventurous travels
World's smallest monkey pygmy marmoset in Peruvian Amazon

Day 2 - A Full Day of Activity

  • Breakfast at the lodge
  • Hike on Ceiba trail, named after one of the large trees in the amazon jungle
  • Search for over ten species of monkey, looking specifically for the Howler Monkey
  • See several of our over 600 species of birds in the area, like the green-backed trogon known for its unique color
  • Head back to the lodge for Lunch
  • Boat ride up the Yanayacu River towards Ayacucho Tipishca
  • Short Walk to search for Hoatzin, known as the dinosaur bird because of their claws
  • Back on Board and then mini walk to view the Victoria Amazonica, the world’s largest lily pads
  • Yanayacu Excursion as you head back to the lodge and search for animals getting ready for bed
  • Enjoy an Amazonian Dinner at the lodge
  • Night Boat Excursion for Caiman (similar to crocodiles), bats, nocturnal birds, and capybara – the world’s largest rodent
  • Head to Bed, You deserve a restful sleep!
Orange cheeked parrot yellow cheeked parrot yanayacu river tributary of amazon river in peru

Day 3 - Another Full Day of Discovery

  • Breakfast at the lodge
  • Hike one of the 7 trails we have in the area…
  • Or Choose between canoeing, fishing, swimming with the dolphins, hiking another one of the trails or sail one of the lagoons in the area. and learn about medicinal and industrial plants. Look for the smallest of the monkeys, the pygmy marmoset or search for capuchins. 
  • Discover more birds types of our over 600 species of birds in the area, like the mini toucans or the green parrots.
  • Head back to the lodge for Lunch
  • Boat ride to one of the 7 lakes around the lodge…
  • or choose from a variety of activities or explore new areas to find new wildlife. 
  • Visit the amazonian village of San Juan de Yanayacu.
  • Yanayacu Excursion as you head back to the lodge and search for animals getting ready for bed
  • Enjoy an Amazonian Dinner at the lodge
  • Night Boat Excursion for Caiman (similar to crocodiles), bats, nocturnal birds, and capybara – the world’s largest rodent
  • Head to Bed, You deserve a restful sleep!
Capybara worlds largest rodent on amazon river peruvian amazon

Day 4 - One Last Adventure

  • Breakfast at the lodge, and make sure you are packed and ready for departure!
  • Boat deep into Yanayacu River, named after it’s black water color, in search of squirrel monkeys, Howler Monkeys, Capuchins, Saki Monkeys, or one of our other 10 species of monkeys in the area. 
  • Spot Other Species, such as horned screamer, wattled jacana, or cocoi heron on your way.
  • Depending on flight time, Enjoy a Quick Lunch at the lodge.
  • Depart the Lodge and get one last goodbye in with the staff, your new family in the Amazon
  • Head Back to Iquitos as you head out our tributary and onto the Amazon River, you may have a sendoff by pink and gray river dolphins.
  • Farewells, our final thanks and goodbyes to your guide
  • Catch your flight and off to home with a new memory or a few more days at an Iquitos hotel, we can get you to the airport on time for any flight that leaves after 12pm (mid-day)
Remember, Our Itineraries are only sample itineraries to give you an idea of what you can do. However, since you have a private guide, every activity, adventure, and day can be changed and personalized entirely to your interests or activity level. Feel free to contact us for more information!
Hypsiboas punctatus polka dotted tree frog in amazon rainforest of peru near iquitos

The above itinerary can be modified by you and your guide. Please keep in mind that all the above activities are subject to weather and other logistical conditions in the area.